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Old 02-02-2008, 07:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What's the procedure for highlighting a section of text for cutting/copying? Thx!
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Old 02-02-2008, 07:11 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Put your cursor at the start or end of text, press the menu button, click Select, scroll to highlight the text, press menu button, click cut or copy.
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Old 02-02-2008, 07:39 PM   #3 (permalink)
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you can also press alt then click and scroll the trackball to select, then press menu > copy

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Old 02-19-2008, 08:32 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I tried the alt and scroll method, doesn't seem to work. But the menu and select does work. Not sure if I'm missing something or what.
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Old 02-19-2008, 08:33 PM   #5 (permalink)
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welcome to the forums. alt + click and then scroll. sorry forgot to add that to the previous post. edited to be more accurate
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